Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of The Entrance

Enjoy the jazz and other features of The Entrance. Well known for its beaches, seaside and spas, this walkable city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in The Entrance

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that The Entrance has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pelican Plaza (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kooindah Waters Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Wyong Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Breakers Country Club (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • TreeTop Adventure Park Central Coast (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Gosford Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in The Entrance

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in The Entrance

Travellers enjoy The Entrance for its seaside and lakeside setting. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, The Entrance is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Bay Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Swadling Reserve (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Toonwoon Bay Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Magenta Shores Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Wyrrabalong National Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Soldiers Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around The Entrance

The nearest airport is in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), located 42.3 mi (68.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 45.1 mi (72.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around The Entrance?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 767 holiday lettings around The Entrance. From 340 houses to 302 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to The Entrance? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in The Entrance. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Henry Kendall Cottage & Historical Museum: 1,992 holiday lettings
  • Palm Beach Golf Club: 2,925 holiday lettings
  • TreeTop Adventure Park Central Coast: 1,571 holiday lettings
  • Laycock Street Theater: 1,977 holiday lettings
  • Ettalong Diggers Club: 2,227 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around The Entrance listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in The Entrance?

Yes, of course. offers 340 Houses in The Entrance. Our other popular types of The Entrance holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 302 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in The Entrance?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 232 holiday homes with pool available in The Entrance. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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